Guidelines for the content, length and potential authors of CSNSR by section.
Objective of the CSNNSR is to understand and assess the national response to NCDs written from a civil society advocacy perspective and indentifies progress, good practice and challenges. The CSNNSR is meant to complement and support government official surveillance, monitoring and reporting on NCDs.
Main target audiences are those influential in national policy making and implementation. Secondary audience may considered according to stakeholder sectors:
NGOs and civil society – the users of the system
Health care providers including medical schemes
Research organisations and industry
Industry (food through devices and pharma).
Stakeholder groups key issues in the CSNNSR should be reflected (see report of stakeholder meeting and comments later)..